R&B goddess collaborates with Too Short, "the ultimate O.G.," on fourth effort
Mario, Chris Brown, Mary J. Blige songwriter steps up to the mike
Musicians, activists join forces for benefit concert
Israel Ramirez shot in the chest during video shoot
The judge dishes from his seat on "the best talent show ever"
Music school celebrates sixtieth birthday with stars and scholars
The rocker mouths off on Hollywood, gay rights and the war
Rapper inks new deal to release "Here We Go Again"
The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul kept it simple in the studio for "Breakthrough"
Legendary New York venue gets a one-year extension
Harlem rapper injured in failed carjacking
Chicago rapper follows breakthrough with smoother "The Day After
Dancehall star wants the ladies to step up, and the critics to step off
Musical based on Man in Black's songs comes to life